NOTE: Successful applicants that applied for support through the previous EoI (001/29/06/21) do not have to submit a proposal again, unless if they want to add another intervention which was not included in the previous application. The intervention/s that were approved as part of the previous EoI is still valid.

Aerospace Industry Support Initiative (AISI)

Expression of Interest (EoI)

Identifying Advanced Manufacturing Aerospace Integrators or Sub-Systems Suppliers and SMMEs to participate in the AISI Technology Based Supplier Development Programme

EoI No: 002/22/09/21

The Aerospace Industry Support Initiative (AISI), which is hosted under Industry Connect at the CSIR is a programme of the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (the dtic).  The AISI hereby invites interested companies to respond to the EoI for Technology Based Supplier Development.

The EoI is aimed at identifying organisations requiring technology enhancement, process optimisation and standards and accreditations support in sectors relating to advanced manufacturing in aeronautics, space and defence. Companies in the industry are encouraged to apply for funding to industrialise technologies to the advancement of South African niche capabilities and value propositions in support of government objectives such as competitiveness improvement, localisation and job creation.

Please download the application documents as follows:

  • EoI Terms of Reference (TORs)
  • Proposal Templates for either Integrators/Sub-Systems Suppliers or SMMEs can be downloaded from the EoI TORs, Page 21
    • Only applications with both completed documents (EoI TORs and the correct Proposal Template) will be considered

Closing Date and Time: 13 October 2021 at 16:00

Please direct all queries to:
Livison Mashoko
AISI Project Leader
Tel: +27 12 841 4466